Thursday, February 27, 2020

UPDATED Wednesday Ratings - 'Chicago' Dramas Rise with Crossover; 'SEAL Team' Returns Down; 'The Goldbergs' Steady

On February 26, 2020, FOX won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.40 rating - followed by NBC (1.20), CBS (0.83), ABC (0.52) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 8.459 million viewers - followed by CBS (5.150), FOX (4.880), ABC (2.557) and The CW (0.633).




UPDATE - The Masked Singer was adjusted up.

FOX (1.40 Rating, 4.880 Million Viewers)
        THE MASKED SINGER (1.8, -0.2)
        LEGO MASTERS (1.0, +0.0)

NBC (1.20 Rating, 8.459 Million Viewers)
        CHICAGO MED (1.2, +0.1)
        CHICAGO FIRE (1.2, +0.1)
        CHICAGO P.D. (1.2, +0.2)

CBS (0.83 Rating, 5.150 Million Viewers)
        SURVIVOR (1.4, +0.0)
        SEAL TEAM (0.6, -0.1)
        SEAL TEAM (0.5, -0.2)

ABC (0.52 Rating, 2.557 Million Viewers)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.8, +0.0)
        THE GOLDBERGS (0.5) REPEAT
        MODERN FAMILY (0.5) REPEAT
        SINGLE PARENTS (0.5, -0.1)
        20/20 (0.4)

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.633 Million Viewers)
        RIVERDALE (0.2, +0.0)
        NANCY DREW (0.1, +0.0)


                                         The Final Ratings for Wednesday, February 26 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
FOX
The Masked Singer
1.8
6.736

CBS
Survivor
1.4
7.148

NBC
Chicago Med
1.2
8.605

ABC
The Goldbergs
0.8
3.761

The CW
Riverdale
0.2
0.673
8:30 PM
ABC
The Goldbergs - R
0.5
2.376
9:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Fire
1.2
8.657

FOX
LEGO Masters
1.0
3.024

CBS
SEAL Team
0.6
4.332

ABC
Modern Family - R
0.5
2.375

The CW
Nancy Drew
0.1
0.592
9:30 PM
ABC
Single Parents
0.5
2.257
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago P.D.
1.2
8.116

CBS
SEAL Team
0.5
3.970

ABC
20|20
0.4
2.285

Average Rating: 0.79
Average Viewership: 4.327


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. The Adults 18-49 demographic is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.